The national government has warned citizens, particularly those living in Mashonaland (Central, East and West), to prepare for the peak malaria season. The…
Dengue fever infections have surged in the western governate of Taiz, site of ongoing conflict. According to local news sources, more than 4,700 cases have…
According to the Sept 7 WHO weekly epi update, global COVID-19 case incidence has been relatively stable for the past month, with the exception of the Americas…
Hepatitis E cases are reported to have risen sharply since mid-May in a camp for displaced persons in the north of the country, and to date the number of…
The GPEI published its latest weekly news on new polio cases on Sept 2, all of which involved cVDPV2 infections. Nigeria’s case count was the largest – 23 from…
After the warmer temperatures and above-average rainfall experienced this past summer, authorities have warned of the potential for more West Nile virus cases…
A 10-fold increase in scrub typhus infections has been reported by doctors working in the hill district of Baitadi in the country’s west. Local residents have…
An update from the health ministry notes an increase in chickenpox cases seen recently – nine in Majuro, eight in Ebeye and two on Lib. In other regional news…
The peak plague season in Madagascar is generally during the dry weather experienced from September/October to April and authorities have already announced…
The city of Ahmedabad in Gujarat state has experienced a surge in both chikungunya and dengue fever cases for the year to date, with news sources reporting a…
Health authorities in the NW region of Brittany have confirmed the first detection of Aedes albopictus mosquitoes in Domagné, situated approx. 20kms east of…
Further analysis of tests on a Guinean woman traveller believed to have contracted Ebola last month have now confirmed that she was not in fact infected with…